Christmas in October

Join the UMKC Staff Council Outreach Committee on Saturday, October 11, 2014 as we partner with the Christmas in October organization. Christmas in October exists to bring volunteers and communities together to improve the homes and lives of low-income, elderly, disabled, and veteran homeowners in Kansas City. Unskilled and skilled volunteers are needed from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. to tackle a variety of projects: yard work, painting, cleaning, providing meals, carpentry, light plumbing, and more!

Volunteer sign up is required. Recruit a friend to serve with you, and use the SignUp Genius link to sign up today:

Note: Sign up to volunteer by 12:00 pm on October 8, 2014. For more information, please email Sandra at

Click here to download a flier you can post in your office or email to your coworkers about this event.

Volunteer at New House

Please join the Outreach Committee on Saturday, May 3, 2014, as they partner with New House. New House’s mission is to break the cycle of domestic violence by providing the tools which allow women to make positive choices, and lead self-sufficient lives.

Volunteers are needed to assist with lunch preparation, serving the women and children of New House, and clean-up, from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.

Volunteer sign up is required, and space is extremely limited, so sign up early to participate in this worthy cause. Sign up here by April 30, 2014.

For more information, contact Sandra at

Opportunity Flyer